Ketogenic Diet FAQs

Ketogenic Diet FAQs

Ketosis is an alternative means of fueling the body and one where ketones act as the primary fuel for the central nervous system (your brain). The switch to this alternative fueling state occurs when carbohydrate availability drops and fats remain plentiful; this is...
Saliva Testing: Is it as Reliable as Blood Tests?

Saliva Testing: Is it as Reliable as Blood Tests?

Nutritional therapy has come a long way since the era of Abram Hoffer and Linus Pauling, counter-revolutionaries whose work countered establishment paradigms and stimulated change in across a large host of medical disciplines. Arguably, the driving force in...
COVID-19 Focus: Personalizing Immune Strategies, pt II

COVID-19 Focus: Personalizing Immune Strategies, pt II

Part One of this article touched on the available research done on the role of the immune system in fighting off coronavirus, an factor that has gone largely unexplored during the crisis. There have been enough articles on natural herbs and supplements to boost immune...
COVID-19 Focus: Personalizing Immune Strategies, pt I

COVID-19 Focus: Personalizing Immune Strategies, pt I

Coronaviruses have recently grabbed the attention of the public for obvious reasons. Such sub-types of viruses are not novel and have been largely unproblematic for humans, with the previous exceptions being a mutant strain that resulted in the outbreak of SARS in...
Coronavirus – A Hysteria-free Look at the Facts

Coronavirus – A Hysteria-free Look at the Facts

In early December 2019, doctors in the Wuhan province of China reported that they had identified a novel virus in a cluster of patients. They linked them to the Huanan Seafood Wholesale market nearby. They identified this virus as a mutant strain in the series of...